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HHS Band Camp Schedule

By |2010-08-05T08:45:55+00:00July 29th, 2010|High School|

The Harrisburg High School Marching Band will be having a band camp on August 18th, 19th, & 20th for all students who are signed up for band in the 2010-11 school year. The schedule is posted below and is contingent upon the weather. Students are reminded to bring instruments, a water bottle, and sun screen [...]

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HHS Music Trip Scheduled

By |2010-08-05T08:46:26+00:00July 25th, 2010|High School|

The Harrisburg High School Music Department has scheduled a trip to Dallas, TX on March 31 - April 3, 2011. An informational meeting regarding the Dallas trip will be scheduled shortly after the start of the 2010-11 school year. This meeting will include tentative itinerary and costs. All high school music students and parents of [...]

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HHS Band Featured on SDPB

By |2015-09-16T22:05:58+00:00May 31st, 2010|High School|

The Harrisburg High School Pep Band recently performed at the State "A" Boys Basketball Tournament in Sioux Falls. As part of the publicity leading up to the event, the HHS pep band was featured in a story produced by South Dakota Public Broadcasting. The band had a great time and enjoyed the spotlight for the [...]

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1st Annual Harrisburg Music Supper

By |2016-11-18T10:33:17+00:00March 18th, 2010|Misc.|

The Harrisburg Music Boosters are pleased to announce the 1st Annual Harrisburg Music Supper. The event will be held on April 10th from 5:00 – 7:30pm in the Harrisburg High School commons area. Come enjoy a spaghetti supper while being entertained by ensembles featuring the 6-12 vocal music students and the 5-12 instrumental music students. [...]

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HHS Band to Play for State “A” BBB Tourney

By |2015-12-15T08:04:09+00:00March 5th, 2010|Misc.|

The Harrisburg High School Pep Band has been selected by the South Dakota High School Activities Association to play for the State “A” Boys Basketball Tournament held at the Arena in Sioux Falls. The band will be the “Band of the Day” on March 19th and will play for both the afternoon and evening sessions. [...]

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Pianist Dr. John Walker to Perform at HHS

By |2016-11-18T10:33:17+00:00September 4th, 2009|Misc.|

Pianist John Walker will present a recital of Beethoven piano sonatas on Tuesday, September 15th, 7:30 p.m. at the Harrisburg High School Auditorium.  The concert is free and open to students and public. Dr. Walker is Associate Professor of Music and Director of Keyboard Studies at South Dakota State University.  He is also the first [...]

Join Us for the Music Booster Fundraiser

By |2009-02-26T10:09:04+00:00February 22nd, 2009|Uncategorized|

Come one, come all! The Jr. Sioux Wheelers will play a basketball game against HHS faculty, students and members of the community to help raise money for the Harrisburg High School Music Department. The entire game will be played from wheelchairs and will be a fun time for everyone. Prize baskets and various other prizes [...]

6 Students Selected for the Quad State Honor Band Festival

By |2009-02-22T10:39:34+00:00February 22nd, 2009|Uncategorized|

Spencer F., Brad M., Emily S., Anna S., Maggie G., and Samantha O. were selected to represent Harrisburg High School at the Quad State Honor Band Festival. About 170 high school instrumentalists representing schools from Iowa, Minnesota, and South Dakota attended the one-day event held on January 26th on the University of South Dakota campus. [...]

6 Students Participate in the 147th Army Band Invitational Concert

By |2009-02-22T10:32:00+00:00February 22nd, 2009|Uncategorized|

Elle T., Maggie G., Samantha O., Alicia W., Anna S., and Emily S. were selected to represent Harrisburg High School at the 147th Army Band Invitational Concert. About 15 high school and college instrumentalists from South Dakota attended the event held on January 24th in Mitchell. Those selected were able to sit in and rehearse [...]

!! Important Date !!

By |2009-01-08T16:51:21+00:00January 8th, 2009|Uncategorized|

There will be a mandatory meeting on March 2nd at 7:00 PM in the HS Commons for all students and parents of students traveling with the band or choir to Chicago this spring. The meeting will cover itineraries, medical information (please be sure to bring all pertinent insurance info), behavior guidelines, etc. If you can [...]